Item #12844 Tam O'Shanter. Robert Burns, E H. Miller, Gardner, photography.
Tam O'Shanter
Lovely edition illustrated with original albumen photographs

Tam O'Shanter

New York: W.J. Widdleton, 1868. Good. Item #12844

New York: W.J. Widdleton, 1868. First Thus. Slim quarto; publisher's decorative green cloth elaborately stamped in gilt, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers; [6],20pp.; albumen photographic frontispiece and six (of seven) albumen plates. Cloth a bit rubbed at extremities, most notably at spine ends and corners which show some exposure, front and rear flyleaves torn away, textblock rather shaken in binding with one plate ("Whare sits our sulky sullen dame") separated but still present. A Good, sadly imperfect, copy of a lovely edition. Lacking the plate titled "The landlady and Tam grew gracious."

Price: $125.00